The table below looks at the statistics for the Test and Integration Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Test and Integration Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test and Integration Engineer
Rank 404 398 402
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Test and Integration Engineer 7 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.033% 0.034% 0.023%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.035% 0.036% 0.024%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 4
Average daily rate £325 £328 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.76% -18.12%
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £325 £260
% change year-on-year
+46.15% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £46.06 -
% change year-on-year
+8.55% -
Test and Integration Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
20026 19682 20464
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.69% 94.48% 94.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 14194 13942 13897
Average daily rate £450 £450 £435
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 315 337 393
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £37.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Test and Integration Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Test and Integration Engineer in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Test and Integration Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Test and Integration Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Test and Integration Engineer across the London region.

Test and Integration Engineer Daily Rate Trend in London

Test and Integration Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Test and Integration Engineer across the London region.

Test and Integration Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in London

Test and Integration Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Test and Integration Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Test and Integration Engineer in their job title.

1 7 (70.00%) Security Cleared
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (60.00%) System Testing
2 6 (60.00%) SC Cleared
3 5 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 5 (50.00%) DV Cleared
3 5 (50.00%) Test Planning
3 5 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (50.00%) Security Hardening
3 5 (50.00%) SDLC
3 5 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 5 (50.00%) Project Management
3 5 (50.00%) GIS
3 5 (50.00%) Regression Testing
3 5 (50.00%) Validation
3 5 (50.00%) C
3 5 (50.00%) Windows
3 5 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (40.00%) Automation Testing
5 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (30.00%) .NET
6 2 (20.00%) SOAP
6 2 (20.00%) Web Services
6 2 (20.00%) XML
6 2 (20.00%) Software Testing
6 2 (20.00%) IPTV
6 2 (20.00%) .NET Framework

Test and Integration Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Test and Integration Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Test and Integration Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 5 (50.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) GIS
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (10.00%) JIRA
1 1 (10.00%) Selenium
1 1 (10.00%) TeamCity
1 1 (10.00%) WebDriver
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) .NET
2 2 (20.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (20.00%) REST
2 2 (20.00%) SOAP
2 2 (20.00%) Web Services
2 2 (20.00%) XML
3 1 (10.00%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (20.00%) IPTV
2 2 (20.00%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Windows
1 5 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 5 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) System Testing
2 5 (50.00%) Project Management
2 5 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 5 (50.00%) SDLC
2 5 (50.00%) Security Hardening
2 5 (50.00%) Test Planning
2 5 (50.00%) Validation
3 4 (40.00%) Automation Testing
4 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (20.00%) Integration Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Load Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Software Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) C
2 1 (10.00%) C#
2 1 (10.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (60.00%) SC Cleared
3 5 (50.00%) DV Cleared
4 2 (20.00%) CTC Cleared
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft